The grants support innovative and inclusive educational practices and applications are open until Monday 1 May.
This week, the Division of Equity Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) launches a reimagined faculty grant scheme. Grants of $20,000, $15,000 and $10,000 are available for initiatives that improve opportunities, support and outcomes for students from backgrounds traditionally underrepresented at UNSW, including students from low-SES backgrounds. The EDI Faculty Grants will support the Gateway Equity target, which is 25% per cent of commencing domestic undergraduate students will be from a low-SES and/or socio-educationally disadvantaged school (Gateway partner school) by 2027.
These grants will be funded by Access, Equity and Inclusion within EDI. Successful projects will support:
Grants are available to professional and academic staff from all UNSW Sydney faculties and UNSW Canberra.
Register for an info session: Thursday 13 April at 10am, to learn more about the grant scheme, including details about assessment criteria and funding specifics.
Grant applications open: Monday 3 April
Grant applications close: COB Monday 1 May